Luxury Tax History Repeating Itself: What Will John Kerry Do?

Since 2008, tens of thousands of coal related jobs have been lost. As hundreds of coal plants have been closed, it is not just miners who are affected. As power plants close, all employees lose their jobs. Blue collar and white collar employees get the ax — managers, technicians, secretaries — everyone. But that’s not […]

“At Least Hitler Gave Us Bread”

“You’re all worse than the Fascists. At least Hitler gave us bread.”1 Alexandra Dubevich, an elderly woman demonstrating against communist rule in Minsk, shouted these words to a senior Belorussian official because of the social eruptions that came on the heels of failed communist policies. “‘Freedom and Bread,’ was the slogan used by Hitler to […]

Obama is a Good Marxist – He Really Is!

When you hear the words “fair” and “fairness,” you know you are hearing Marxism wrapped in a velvet-covered brick. Fairness, as President Obama is using the term, is the center plank of Marxism: From each according to his ability, to each according to their needs. The slogan was popularized by Karl Marx in 1875. “The […]